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Why You Shouldn't Keep Your Phone In Your Front Pocket

HuffingtonPost.com | Anna Almendrala | Posted 06.16.2014 | Healthy Living

Men may want to reconsider how closely they store their mobile phone to the family jewels. A meta-analysis of ten past studies, led by researchers...

Pot May Put The Hurt On Men's Sperm

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 06.06.2014 | Science

Thinking about starting a family? It might be wise to cut the cannabis--at least if you're a guy. That's the apparent takeaway of a new study by sc...

Bad News For Male Bacon Lovers Looking To Conceive

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 10.16.2013 | Healthy Living

Men trying to conceive may want to hold off on the bacon. According to a new study from Harvard University, the intake of processed meat is associa...

Are Men Less Fertile As They Age?

Posted 03.06.2013 | Fifty

For women, menopause serves as an often-unwanted reminder that their level of fertility is significantly dropping in midlife. But how does aging af...

Sperm Count Linked To TV-Watching

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 02.06.2013 | Science

A few years ago, we learned that too much TV might kill you sooner. Now, a new Harvard study is telling us excessive TV-watching could slash men's spe...

Aging Sperm? Not the World's End

Elizabeth Gregory | Posted 02.26.2013 | Healthy Living
Elizabeth Gregory

Judith Shulevitz's recent New Republic essay on how later parenthood is "upending American society" claims that delaying kids could lead us down a rabbit hole of genetic decline. The piece gathers much of its energy from new studies suggesting that male sperm quality decays with age.

For Fertility, Length Matters

Posted 12.17.2012 | Women

By: Katharine Gammon, LiveScience Contributor Published: 12/16/2012 10:16 AM EST on LiveScience Most fertility research has focused on the size...

11 Surprising Sperm Zappers

Posted 09.20.2013 | Healthy Living

If you're a man trying to impregnate someone, you may know it's best to stop smoking, get your laptop up off your balls and give your sperm plenty of ...

An Age Limit For Male Fertility, Too?

Posted 10.24.2012 | Women

By: Eli MacKinnon, Life's Little Mysteries Staff Writer Published: 10/23/2012 11:34 AM EDT on Lifes Little Mysteries The world's oldest new dad,...

World's First At Home Male Fertility Test To Hit Stores In April

The Huffington Post | Tara Kelly | Posted 02.27.2012 | Women

For couples struggling to conceive, tackling fertility issues often falls to the woman. But now there's a new way to pinpoint fertility problems wi...

Getting Older Could Take A Toll On Man's Fertility, Study Suggests

The Huffington Post | Amanda Chan | Posted 12.20.2011 | Healthy Living

Women aren't the only ones who have more fertility problems as they get older -- a new animal study suggests that time can take its toll on men's fert...

First Sperm Successfully Grown Outside The Body

The Huffington Post | Meghan Neal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

After nearly a century of trying, scientists have successfully grown sperm outside the body. Researchers from Yokohama City University in Japan we...

Male Fertility Determined In Utero, Research Suggests

BBC | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Male fertility problems are determined in the womb, research from the University of Edinburgh suggests. Common genital disorders, low sperm count and...